#global health

  • Article: Selena Gomez Joins the WHO’s Viral Handwashing Challenge

    Selena Gomez Joins the WHO’s Viral Handwashing Challenge

    By Catherine Caruso|March 23, 2020

    #SafeHands aims to educate the public on proper handwashing. Read more

  • Article: Fears Over Handwashing in Africa to Stem Coronavirus Seen as Trigger for Change

    Fears Over Handwashing in Africa to Stem Coronavirus Seen as Trigger for Change

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 23, 2020

    More than a third of people in West and Central Africa do not have access to clean water. Read more

  • Article: 9 Wins to Celebrate in the Fight Against Coronavirus

    9 Wins to Celebrate in the Fight Against Coronavirus

    By Joe McCarthy|March 19, 2020

    From vaccine breakthroughs to waning infections. Read more

  • Article: Idris Elba Calls for Solidarity and Thoughtfulness After Testing Positive for Coronavirus

    Idris Elba Calls for Solidarity and Thoughtfulness After Testing Positive for Coronavirus

    By Catherine Caruso|March 17, 2020

    The actor revealed his test results on Twitter. Read more

  • Article: The World Health Organization Officially Declared Coronavirus a Pandemic

    The World Health Organization Officially Declared Coronavirus a Pandemic

    By Joe McCarthy|March 11, 2020

    “All countries can still change the course of this pandemic.” Read more

  • Article: WHO Declares Coronavirus Outbreak a Global Public Health Emergency

    WHO Declares Coronavirus Outbreak a Global Public Health Emergency

    By Catherine Caruso|Jan. 30, 2020

    The virus has spread to at least 18 countries so far. Read more

  • Article: These Are the Women Lighting Up Clinics in Sierra Leone With Solar Power

    These Are the Women Lighting Up Clinics in Sierra Leone With Solar Power

    By Jacky Habib|Dec. 20, 2019

    In Sierra Leone, women sometimes give birth without electricity. Read more

  • Article: These Were Our Most-Read Stories About Global Health in 2019

    These Were Our Most-Read Stories About Global Health in 2019

    By Jackie Marchildon|Dec. 20, 2019

    A look at the best and worst in global health this year. Read more